Viet Nam Expose French Scholarship on Twentieth-Century Vietnamese Society

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Published by University of Michigan Press .

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  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Social Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Multicultural Nonfiction,
  • Asia - Southeast Asia,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Social History,
  • Social Science / Popular Culture,
  • Asia - General,
  • Public Policy - Economic Policy,
  • 20th century,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Social conditions,
  • Vietnam

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Book details

ContributionsGisele L. Bousquet (Editor), Pierre Brocheux (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages488
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10341974M
ISBN 100472068059
ISBN 109780472068050

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